Literature associating DCXR and rectum adenocarcinoma
Short chain dehydrogenase/reductase family 20C member 1; Catalyzes the NADPH-dependent reduction of several pentoses, tetroses, trioses, alpha-dicarbonyl compounds and L- xylulose. Participates in the uronate cycle of glucose metabolism. May play a role in the water absorption and cellular osmoregulation in the proximal renal tubules by producing xylitol, an osmolyte, thereby preventing osmolytic stress from occurring in the renal tubules; Short chain dehydrogenase/reductase superfamily
Synonyms: DCXR, J3KRZ4, J3KS22, J3QL34, Q7Z4W1 ...